R.I.P. Willow

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by Goat_Walker, Apr 23, 2009.

  1. Goat_Walker

    Goat_Walker I Am THE Crazy Duck Lady

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    Well my rat died today. She was playing in one of her rolls and fell four feet down, normally this is nothing for her but I placed her pen next to the window for some air, and she landed on the sill, breaking her back.

    Now I have one rat, and its just hard when you turn around and see your baby lying on the ground, twitching and gasping for air and your sister comes in saying " What happened to 'it' " Or walking in and watching me as I sit on the floor with my Willow in my lap and my "sister" laughs at me. She turned 13 yesterday ( my sister ) and is old enough to know you respect the dead and dying.

    R.I.P My willow ( 12/5/07 - 4/23/09)
     
  2. trilyn

    trilyn Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 13, 2009
    East Syracuse
    Aaaaww, I'm so sorry. It's always so hard to lose a critter that you love. [​IMG]
     
  3. Farmer Kitty

    Farmer Kitty Flock Mistress

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  4. sred98

    sred98 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 18, 2008
    Oklahoma
    I am so sorry to hear about Willow. [​IMG] I cried for a long time after my pet rat, Cuddles died. Sorry your sister is being insensitive. You're right, she should know better at 13! [​IMG]

    I think a lot of people just don't know how friendly and smart rats are. I know there are a lot of "rat people" on the board. You'll find out that we know how you feel. [​IMG]

    Sorry,

    Shelly
     
  5. la dee da

    la dee da Chillin' With My Peeps

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    R.I.P. Willow [​IMG]
     
  6. Goat_Walker

    Goat_Walker I Am THE Crazy Duck Lady

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    Thanks you guys , I knew I could count on people here to understand that a pet is not just an animal but a part of your heart.
     

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